Population sizes of seabirds breeding in the UK


The population estimates in the tables below  (unless stated otherwise) were obtained during Seabird 2000 - a census of all seabirds breeding in Britain and Ireland, conducted during 1998-2002. Click on the following links to download:


Population size estimates for Great Britain, all Ireland, Channel Isles and Isle of Man (75 kb).


Population size estimates for Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland and the United Kingdom (83 kb).




Find out more about Seabird 2000 and other seabird censuses of Britain & Ireland.